World’s longest sightseeing escalator measuring 2,260 feet is in Central China

A 688-meter-long sightseeing escalator made it sdebut during the past week-long National Day holiday, contributing to tourists' visits at Enshi Grand Canyonin Enshicity, Central...

China drafts law on the elevator safety

China's legislature on Wednesday reviewed a draft law on the safety of special equipment including elevators, boilers, cranes and large recreation facilities. The draft was...

The World’s Most Unusual Elevators

Here is few unusual elevators from around the world. If you know about any other unusual  elevator, please let us know so we can...

Invertek sells millionth VFD drive

Invertek Drives is celebrating reaching the historic milestone of selling in excess of one million variable frequency drives worldwide. The current production rate is...

Aging equipment and lack of maintenance to blame

As aging, overused elevators go up, so does the potential for accidents, the top quality watchdog has warned. Old, creaking machinery coupled with increased demand...

Hyundai Elevator marked 30 years in business

Hyundai Group Chairwoman Hyun Jeong-eun urged Hyundai Elevator to become the “only one” in the global elevator industry as the nation’s largest elevator manufacturer...

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Canada replacing faulty sheave jammers

A company that built more than 2,000 elevators with faulty brake devices has agreed to pay $12 million to firms that had to repair...

Elevator transports Ford Mustang to the top of the Empire State...

When 50 years ago the idea of disassembling a Ford Mustang on pieces and taking it on the top of the Empire State Building...

Hyundai Elevator Signs 96 Bilion Elevator Deal

Hyundai Elevator Co., the manufacturer of elevators, escalators, and moving walkways, said on March 4 that it signed a contract worth 67.8 billion won...

World’s first stair lift for your overweight pooch?!

With the exception of the Mediterranean minnow that is Malta, Britain is the fattest nation in Europe* – and worryingly our canine companions are...

27 Schindler 400AE in Bexar County, TX

Schindler Elevator Corporation has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract with University Health Systems to supply and install 27 energy-efficient, machine room-less Schindler 400AE...

Pedarco Automated Pedestrian Overpass

Pedarco is the application of modern technology related to all pedestrian movement needs. It is a step into the future for a people-oriented city. This system...

Internet of Things Transforming Elevator Maintenance

Big data and the Internet of Things (IoT) - why is this couple important for our elevator service customers? The two can improve product development,...

Safety of Home Elevators Under Investigation

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has launched an investigation of residential elevators and lifts, which the agency estimates were involved in 1,600 injuries...

KONE recognized for excellence by Johnson Controls

KONE Inc . is proud to announce it has been named a leader in supplier execution and customer satisfaction by Johnson Controls. As part...

Spanish Builders Forgot to Scale Up Elevators

The Intempo skyscraper in Benidorm, Spain — standing proud in this image — was designed to be a striking symbol of hope and prosperity,...

Hyundai Universal Multi Bar

Hyundai Elevator has won the "Finalist" at the 2018 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) organized by Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA)...

Merger between KONE and ThyssenKrupp did not go through

German magazine has reported that the Finish company Kone, ranking at number four in the worldwide business with elevators and escalators has proposed in...

KONE JumpLift debuts in North America

KONE Inc announced the first North American installation of KONE JumpLift technology in One Bloor, Great Gulf's flagship high-rise condominium under construction in Toronto. KONE JumpLift, which...

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Hyundai Universal Multi Bar

Hyundai Elevator has won the "Finalist" at the 2018 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) organized by Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA)...